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by ADKnative
Tue Oct 12, 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: Anyone taken their AE on Lake Superior/other great lakes?
Replies: 3
Views: 7888

Anyone taken their AE on Lake Superior/other great lakes?

Hello, good people, I've decided to go to Isle Royale in Lake Superior next summer and to paddle it w/ my Convertible in the solo config. I've got the backbone, deck and spray skirt, and only a small portion of my itinerary -- 1/2 day, about 2 miles -- will be on open water in Lake Superior, along t...
by ADKnative
Tue Oct 12, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: Tall paddlers.
Replies: 2
Views: 5350

Tall paddlers

My husband is 6'6" and I am 6'1. We've done just fine in our convertible, and we're about 390lbs combined weight. I've also been in it w/ my 6' nephew in front and my 70lb daughter in the middle on still water. That's just about as heavy as I'd want the boat to be.
by ADKnative
Tue Oct 12, 2010 5:57 pm
Forum: Advanced Frame Convertible & Advanced Frame 2
Topic: SEE before buy?
Replies: 13
Views: 13362

Try before buy?

My local REI let me pull it out of the bag and inflate it in the store. I explained to them it was important for me to see if I could do it on my own before I was prepared to buy anything.